The UN Secretary General Meets the Prime Minister. UN General Secretary Ban Ki-moon, who arrived in the island nation last evening, met with Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe at the Temple Trees last night. The two leaders discussed about the objectives of UN Sec. General’s three days official visitRead More →

The UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon arrived in Sri Lanka last evening fora three day official visit as part of his Asia tour. Ban Ki-moon was welcomed at the Katunayake Bandaranaike International Airport by the Deputy Foreign Minister Harsha De Silva. The UN Chief will meet the Prime Minister, President,Read More →

Gotabaya Rajapaksa and Nissanka Senadhipathi Issued Notice To Appear Before the Court Over the Avant-Garde Case. The Former Secretary of Defense Gotabaya Rajapaksa, Avant-Garde Maritime Services Chairman Nissanka Senadhipathi and six others were issued notice to appear before the Colombo Chief Magistrate’s Court on the 30th of September, over theRead More →

The Secretary-General of United Nations will visit to Sri Lanka for two days, where he will meet with President Maithripala Sirisena, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, and other members of the Parliament. This visit was made according to the invitation extended by the President Maithripala Sirisena recently. UN resident coordinator inRead More →

President Maithripala Sirisena’s official web page was hacked for the second consecutive day last evening. At the time of writing, the President’s page still has a message saying that, it is performing some ‘scheduled maintenance’.This is the second day the official website of the President was hacked. But, however, onRead More →

Regarding the abduction of a youth, the UNP MP Hirunika Premachandra and eight others were ordered to appear in the High Court to collect indictment by the Colombo Magistrate Court yesterday. The Attorney General filed indictment against Hirunika Premachandra and eight of her supporters on 29 counts including abduction, threateningRead More →

R. Sampanthan Seeks the Tamil Prisoners’ Release. The leader of the Sri Lanka’s main opposition and TNA-(Tamil National Alliance) leader R.Sampanthan accused the Maithripala Sirisena – led government of not acting promptly since coming into the power and asked the government to immediately release all the Tamil political prisoners besidesRead More →

The Fort magistrate ordered to further remand former Tamil National Alliance parliamentarian P.G.Piyasena . He was arrested over misusing state vehicles and remand the former parliamentarian till 9th of September .Read More →

The Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena yesterday denied any wrongdoing following an Australian media report that claimed his adviser had allegedly demanded a kickback to approve a project during his tenure as the Cabinet minister. The Sydney Morning Herald had carried a story on an Australian police investigation that, president’sRead More →

Donald Trump’s Campaign Chief Paul Manafort Resigned amidst the Ukraine Probe. Paul Manafort, the campaign chairman for the US presidential candidate Donald Trump, has resigned amidst allegations linked to his work in Ukraine. Donald Trump called him “a true professional.”The US Republican Party presidential nominee Donald Trump announced on yesterdayRead More →